She announced on Wednesday that her Oprah Winfrey Charitable Foundation will donate money to organisations dedicated to helping underserved communities in Chicago; Baltimore; Nashville, Tennessee; Milwaukee; and Kosciusko, Mississippi, where she was born.
Organized by Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Global Initiatives (MBRGI), the campaign is an expansion of the UAE’s previous Ramadan campaign “100 Million Meals”, which was launched last year, during the holy month of Ramadan.
TBHF’s projects support vital sectors including education, healthcare, humanitarian aid and emergency relief, as well as protection and livelihood.
NAMA partnered with the Big Heart Foundation (TBHF) and Save the Children to provide a safe space for young girls and boys affected by the tragic Beirut blast in 2020 to receive psycho-social support and help them process trauma.
The move coincides with the 40th anniversary of Sheikh Humaid's assumption of power in the emirate. Sheikha Azza said that the Dhs4mn will be distributed to 2,000 cards. Each card contains an amount of Dhs2,000 to purchase basic essentials...
The drive marks International Day of Charity observed throughout the world on September 5.
The initiative, which is part of the UAE’s humanitarian efforts to support the Palestinian people, will be carried out by the Department of Municipalities and Transport in Abu Dhabi in collaboration with the Emirati-Palestinian Friendship Club.
The project is implemented in coordination and cooperation with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation and the country's embassies in the capitals of the countries covered by the SCI's operation.
Donations from hundreds of UAE residents for the over 38,000 evacuees from the imminent eruption of Taal Volcano in Batangas Province, approximately 71.8 kilometres south of Manila, poured at the Philippine Overseas Labour Office in Al Qusais, Dubai (POLODXB) on Saturday.
Abu Dhabi achieved a new record in the sport of fishing, as the Abu Dhabi Grand Fishing Tournament for King Fish and Cobia announced the sale of a kingfish for $54,000, or some Dhs200,000, during an auction held at the end of the competition in Abu Dhabi.